Family Films


Christoph Lauenstein, Wolfgang Lauenstein | Germany, Belgium | 2018 | 84 min.
O.V. German and English subtitle in Spanish

Marnie, a cat who has never left the house and only knows the world from television, becomes the leader of a migratory group consisting of a dog, a cock and a donkey, in an unusual version of the tale by the Grimm brothers, “The Musicians of Bremen”.

Direction: Pierre François Martin-laval
Script: Pierre François Martin-laval, Mathias Gavarry
Cinematography: Régis Blondeau
Editing: Thibaut Damade Music: Christian Lundberg Pour Bleeding Fingers Music
Sound: Pierre André, Alain Feat, Francois Joseph Hors
Cast: Theo Fernandez, Pierre François Martin-laval, Arnaud Ducret, Jerome Commandeur, Alison Wheeler
Production: Romain Rojtman
Production Company: Les Films Du Premier, Les Films Du 24

Christoph Lauenstein y Wolfgang Lauenstein

The twins Christoph and Wolfgang Lauenstein (born in 1962 in Germany) worked as writers and directors of animated films. From 1985 to 1989 they studied animation (Wolfgang in Hamburg and Christoph in Kassel). In 1990 their short film Balance won an Oscar, and they founded their production company Lauenstein & Lauenstein in Hamburg. With this, they direct animated commercials with different techniques for international clients such as Coca-Cola, Nike, Smarties, Telekom, Fuji Film and Tchibo, and also numerous short films. Since 2008 they have worked on developing their feature films Luis & the Aliens (2018) and Marnie’s World, which premiered at Annecy in 2018.